Sake tastings in Chicago

This year, the Sake is on the Japan External Trade Organization’s (JETRO) Chicago Office. The smooth rice wine now has additional offerings such as whiskey sake and a bubbly champagne sake. In fact, sales are going gangbusters in the United States. Sales figures provided by Takayuki Watanabe, JETRO executive director, show that Japanese exports of sake have doubled since 2013.

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Legacy Russell: Creating a Legacy All Her Own

Legacy Russell is many things, but she is most certainly a woman on a mission. As an artist, performer, writer and street style star she is creating a name for herself in the international performance industry, and hoping to create a legacy that goes far beyond her name.

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Character Study: Ashley Longshore

Known for her opinionated and colorful works of celebrity and fashion icons, pop artist Ashley Longshore continues to evoke inspiring and provocative pieces for the world to talk about. Felix caught up with Longshore to talk about her collections, her collaborations, and the icons she paints. We couldn’t help but fall a little in love with the
feisty, sailor-mouthed woman behind the paint brush!

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